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Cricket25, Jul 2019, 2:04 PM IST
MS Dhoni’s Army stint in Kashmir: Former India captain to be on patrolling duties
MS Dhoni recently took a two-month sabbatical from cricket to fulfill his wish of serving in the Indian troops. Dhoni, who is a Lieutenant Colonel (Honorary) in the Territorial Army unit of the Parachute Regiment (106 Para TA Battalion) has now begun training with Indian Army’s Parachute Regiment. His training started in Bengaluru, according to a report
India24, Jul 2019, 9:23 AM IST
BSF remembers soldiers' sacrifices, felicitates Kargil martyrs’ families
BSF’s 73rd battalion is celebrating Vijay Diwas by felicitating the family members of martyrs in Amritsar.
India6, Jul 2019, 1:23 PM IST
Army to recreate victory scenes to mark 20th anniversary of Kargil war
The 20th anniversary of "Operation Vijay" will be celebrated with the theme 'Remember, Rejoice and Renew' and troops from three battalions will undertake expeditions to the peaks where their units had fought under impossible conditions to drive out the intruders.
India13, Jun 2019, 12:41 PM IST
Nation remembers brave heroes of Anantnag terror attack
Banned terror outfit Al-Umar Mujahideen (AuM) has claimed the responsibility for the attack on the joint team of police and CRPF
India12, Jun 2019, 5:55 PM IST
Nation bleeds again as terrorists attack CRPF jawans in Anantnag, 3 martyred
The incident took place near KP Chowk when few vehicle-borne terrorists opened fire at the security forces. The gunfire is still underway.
India18, May 2019, 10:49 AM IST
Security forces hunt down 3 terrorists in Pulwama
An encounter had broken out between terrorists and troops of 130 Battalion CRPF, 55 Rashtriya Rifles (RR) and Special Operations Group (SOG) at 2.10 AM.
India15, May 2019, 2:35 PM IST
Kerala Police gets first tribal battalion as 74 candidates join force
Among the 74 tribals, 24 are women, including Attappadi mob lynching victim Madhu's sister Chandrika.
World30, Apr 2019, 10:47 AM IST
Bangladesh: 2 militants killed in capital Dhaka
‘They were undoubtedly militants… RAB had to fire 150 rounds of bullets to bring the situation under control,’ said the Rapid Action Battalion of the Rapid Action Battalion, describing his department’s encounter with terrorists in Dhaka, Bangladesh, yesterday
India22, Apr 2019, 1:06 PM IST
Vistara faces anger and boycott after pulling down GD Bakshi tweet
Major GD Bakshi is a decorated war hero and has been awarded the Vishisht Seva Medal for his role in commanding a battalion in the Kargil war. He now participates in television debates and is a defence analyst.
Security3, Apr 2019, 3:43 PM IST
UAE extradites Pulwama terror attack suspect Nisar Ahmed Tantary
Nisar had been on the run since December 2017, after three heavily armed men hurled grenades at the soldiers of 185th battalion camp at Lethpora and killed 5 soldiers.
India21, Mar 2019, 9:26 AM IST
Holi turns colourless: CRPF constable kills 3 colleagues in Jammu and Kashmir, tries to commit suicide
Initial investigation revealed that the four jawans from the camp of 187 battalion in Udhampur had argument, following which constable Ajit Kumar shot them with his service rifle
India5, Mar 2019, 4:26 PM IST
CRPF begins animal outreach in Chhattisgarh 'red corridor'
Due to the complicated geographical condition and the rough terrain in the district, veterinary hospital here is inaccessible to a large number of people residing in remote locations of Bijapur following which CRPF’s 85th battalion has setup the centre, said commandant Sudhir Kumar
India15, Feb 2019, 1:21 PM IST
Pulwama attack: Proud to be martyr Vasanthkumar's brother, says Sajeevan in Kerala
Vasanthakumar, a native of Wayanad, Kerala, was 82nd battalion member of the CRPF. He had 18 years of service and had only two more years remaining to retire.
India15, Feb 2019, 12:53 PM IST
Pulwama attack: Wife of martyr Guru regrets not answering phone call
Guru for Karnataka's Mandya district was a member of the 82nd battalion of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF). He is, unfortunately, one of the 39 jawans, who lost their lives in the suicide attack at Pulwama in Jammu and Kashmir.
India26, Nov 2018, 7:43 PM IST
Ahead of Lok Sabha elections, loss of Ambareesh, Jaffer Sharief leaves Karnataka Congress weak
Two veteran Congressmen Ambareesh and Jaffer Sharief died on November 24 and 25 respectively. Who will fill in their shoes with 2019 polls fast nearing?